Life or death? Why soldiers don’t read textbooks…

Posted by SimTutor on Dec 11, 2019 3:36:30 PM

Imagine your workplace is a foul-smelling trench with deafening sounds and vibrations of bombs shuddering through your insides, your eyes stinging with sweat and dust and the metallic taste of ammunition and blood on your tongue. Both hot and cold, your muscles are pumped full of adrenaline, and even though you should be exhausted, super-hero strength takes over and you hurl one more grenade…

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How Complex Branched Scenarios Fast-track Critical Skills

Posted by SimTutor on Nov 27, 2019 9:00:00 AM

 

 

 

 

 

Critical thinking skills are listed among the top-most in demand skills in the modern workplace. What are they and how can you develop these vital skills in the workforce? How can branching scenarios improve critical thinking?

What are Branching Scenarios?

 

A branching scenario is  a learning activity which presents learners with a question or problem with multiple options, each with its own consequence or set of consequences. It can be compared to a choose-your-own-adventure story.


Branching scenarios challenge learners to apply their theoretical knowledge, experience and intuition to practical applications. 

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